First it was European Christians offended by her crucifix stage effects. Now, a planned Sept. 9 soiree in Prague has been canceled as another Madonna perf was caught up in a political tussle over…
MTV's "Video Music Awards" went off with a whisper Thursday. Three-hour kudocast drew 5.76 million overall viewers and dropped 32% from previous-year results in the cabler's target 12-34 demo.
Panic! at the Disco, James Blunt and Kelly Clarkson were the big winners at the 23rd annual MTV Video Music Awards, held Thursday night at Gotham's Radio City Music Hall.
Separately, George Benson and Al Jarreau have triumphed many, many times at the Hollywood Bowl. Maybe it was different earlier on their joint "Givin' It Up" national tour, but on Wednesday night -- …
It has been two short years since Matisyahu married Hassidic Judaism and reggae. But with the March release of "Youth," the rapper-singer crashed alternative rock's barrier and connected with an…
For an encore Tuesday, Dave Grohl wheeled out a song he had penned while sharing a one-bedroom dump with Kurt Cobain soon after agreeing to be the drummer in Nirvana. In his slightly off-kilter…
Since winning the 1991 Thelonious Monk Intl. Saxophone Competition, Joshua Redman has established himself as a formidable presence, whether leading an organ trio, a hard bop quartet or a larger…
MTV's iconic moments are well known. But here are 10 of the more notable business developments in cabler's 25-year history.
Auteurs Woody Allen and Spike Lee get grief from critics all the time for stepping out from behind their cameras and into their pics. In the music world, sonic auteurs -- the producers -- usually…
To any of the 120,000 ticketholders at April's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., it would be difficult to imagine that the showcase barely survived its first year.
Unlike the work of most pop producers, Tim "Timbaland" Mosley's beats and left-field style are so distinctive, you can tell one of his joints the minute it jumps off.